Alexandria is located in Virginia. Alexandria, Virginia has a population of 156,795. 22% of the household in Alexandria contain married families with children. The county average for households married with children is 20%.
The median household income in Alexandria, Virginia is $79,443. The median household income for the surrounding county is $79,443 compared to the national median of $49,877. The median age of people living in Alexandria is 38.9 years.
The average high temperature in July is 88.3 degrees, with an average low temperature in January of 27.3 degrees. The average rainfall is approximately 39.35 inches per year, with inches of snow per year.
NEW PRICE! TREMENDOUS VALUE! Historic home on a majestic half-acre of tranquil gardens with grand renovated living space in the heart of Old Town Alexandria! The subject of a detailed & complete, professional restoration - the Boyhood Home of Robert E. Lee is a newly-functional home in an antique and beautiful envelope. A registered VA Landmark, and listed on the National Register of Historic Places, this address is also rated a "Walker's Paradise" by WalkScore.com - with eclectic shops, dining, grocery, Founders Park, Potomac River waterfront marina, and more, all just moments outside the doorstep! Only minutes to downtown DC or Amazon's future HQ2 in Crystal City!
Welcome to 217 South Fairfax, one of Old Town's most outstanding and desirable properties. The Sanford Dempsey House is an in-town historic estate that offers modern luxury and enduring craftsmanship. Built Circa 1780, the home has been masterfully expanded and updated to modern luxury standards. With over 9,000 sf of luxe living space, the home has 6 bedrooms, 6 and 1/2 bathrooms, and impressive rooms for entertaining and comfortable living. A double garage and expansive driveway offer private off-street parking for 5 cars - right in the heart of Old Town's historic district. The property boasts a subterranean theater/media room, large chefs kitchen and catering pantries, a guest suite with its own kitchen, bath and living rooms, and an historic smoke house recently converted into a SMART office. Extensive handcrafted moldings, original wide-plank hardwood flooring, and six fireplaces with hand-carved limestone mantles set this home apart. The property has been upgraded to modern technical standards with cat 5/cat 6 cabling, cameras and Mobotix panels throughout the house for one-touch controls for Savant and smart home automation. Located only 2 blocks from King Street and the waterfront, the house sits in a prime location and on a spacious double lot. The quarter acre lot is graced by lush lawns and manicured specimen gardens, including a trellised wisteria which surrounds a lovely outdoor patio. 217 South Fairfax -- Old Town's finest address.
Perfectly situated along the Old Town waterfront, Robinson Landing will feature new townhomes and condominiums, shopping, dining, a revitalized pier, new public promenade & more. Residents will enjoy luxury amenities including state-of-the-art fitness center & yoga studio, all just steps from the Potomac riverfront. Open by appointment only.
Perfectly situated along the Old Town waterfront, Robinson Landing will feature new townhomes and condominiums, shopping, dining, a revitalized pier, new public promenade & more. Residents will enjoy luxury amenities including state-of-the-art fitness center & yoga studio, all just steps from the Potomac riverfront. Open by appointment only
Perfectly situated along the Old Town waterfront, Robinson Landing will feature new townhomes and condominiums, shopping, dining, a revitalized pier, new public promenade & more. Residents will enjoy luxury amenities including state-of-the-art fitness center & yoga studio, all just steps from the Potomac riverfront. 2 parking spaces included. OPEN BY APPOINTMENT ONLY!
Perfectly situated along the Old Town waterfront, Robinson Landing will feature new townhomes and condominiums, shopping, dining, a revitalized pier, new public promenade & more. Residents will enjoy luxury amenities including state-of-the-art fitness center & yoga studio, all just steps from the Potomac riverfront. Comes with 1 parking space, and second available for purchase. Open by appointment only!
This gracious brick, free-standing home with private side garden, carriage house and additional buildable lot stands on one of the original thirty-one lots offered for sale in 1749, on a plat originally owned by Augustine Washington Jr., the half-brother of George Washington. Built in 1812 and renovated in the 1850's to add Victorian details, including a Mansard roof, it is surrounded by formal gardens with growing beds, mature evergreens, boxwood, hellebore and hydrangea and roses. Rare to these older properties is the original carriage house with a full kitchen and bath that can be used as a separate apartment, artist studio, office or guest suite. The house is representative of the traditional historic Alexandria "townhouse" having a rectangular form with entrance hall at the side and two adjacent formal rooms. The entry with vestibule reveals a glass interior door opening to a gracious hall with heart pine floors and wide openings that frame a sophisticated, formal living and dining room. Extensive decorative moldings, including matching mantels for the two wood-burning fireplaces, accent sun-washed rooms joined by an elaborate arch, with Corinthian columns and a keystone and gorgeous cast iron radiators. Built-ins in the dining room provide storage and display space, with French doors that open to the garden terrace.An inviting eat-in kitchen with gas fireplace has custom cabinetry, granite counters, stainless appliances and an enameled French range with six burners, a simmer plate and two ovens. Shuttered triple-hung windows and French doors open onto a private garden with a fountain and rose trellis.Beyond is a family room with arched windows illuminating this space with light throughout the day. A coffered ceiling, heart pine floors with radiant heating underneath, a gas fireplace, built-in bookshelves with cupboards below and generous space for lounging. Open the screened French doors on two sides to let in the breeze and the sound of the fountain. Completing the first floor of this beautifully maintained home is a powder room and mud room with heated tile floors, storage cubbies and cabinets and laundry.The second level offers 11-foot ceilings, windows on all sides and several private retreats. A handsome sitting room/library has numerous built-in shelves and cabinets, a wood-burning fireplace and floor-to-ceiling wood paneling, while the gracious master bedroom offers another fireplace and views of the gardens. Don't miss the handsome bead board bath with an antique six-loot long claw foot tub, separate shower and original glass-front cabinet.The stair landing and master bedroom offer access to the rear of the second level where a spacious dressing/sitting room with wide mirrored closets joins the front of the house with a private guest suite and convenient additional washer and dryer tucked in the back. Enjoy an intimate balcony, beaded ceiling bedroom with plantation shutters and a full marble bath with spa tub and pocket door.Two additional light-filled bedrooms with heart pine floors, high ceilings and arched windows share a full bath on the third floor.The house sits on a triple lot with brick pathways, planting beds and storage shed. The converted carriage house sits tucked into the rear garden and is equipped with full kitchen, living space , loft bedroom and bath, skylight, and ample storage space. With its own entrance and French doors that open onto the garden, it provides a private retreat or space guests can come and go as they choose.The property is conveniently located a block from the restaurants and shops along King Street and two blocks from the river, with three off-street parking spaces.This special residence rare in the size of its grounds with the added amenities of gardens, a carriage house and off-street parking sits in the desirable Southeast quadrant of a block that boasts early facades, picket fences and a canopy of trees.
Known for its grand Georgian architecture, the historic Lafayette House was also home to Nelly Custis Lewis and other notable Virginians. Offering 12' ceilings, elegant double parlors, a 42' long entry hall and floating 3 story staircase, a fully enclosed walled garden and off street parking for several cars, this is exceptional. Preservation easement. Chimneys convey in as is condition. By appt.
The facade of the house, crafted with distinctive Flemish bond brick construction, has remained unchanged and appears in a Matthew Brady Civil War era photograph. Exterior decorative cornice and brackets and a front gas lantern add to the classicism and curb appeal. The interior reflects one of the finest examples of Greek revival in Old Town and contains stunning millwork as well as curved walls on two levels, McVeigh~s signature architectural element. The historic double parlor features Corinthian columns,hand-molded plaster work, and ornate brass chandeliers in the double parlor living rooms.
Live with effortless elegance in this discerningly customized 3 bed, 2.5 bath unit, plus office/den in The Oronoco, Old Town's most exclusive enclave. Unparalleled views of the Potomac River and Oronoco Bay Park from floor-to-ceiling windows, spacious terraces. Gleaming gourmet kitchen with top-of-the-line stainless Wolf, Sub-Zero and Broan appliances. Expansive quartz island, cherry cabinets, and integrated fridge/freezer. Open-floor plan living and dining. Sunny office with cherry built-ins for gravitas. Master suite with private terrace, bespoke dual walk-in closet configuration. Waterworks bathroom fixtures, glass-enclosed steam shower. Home automation systems for lighting, temperature, and sound. Underground parking for 2. Onsite storage. Fitness center and heated pool. Concierge and porter, 24-hour security, bike storage, and dog wash station. Back-door access to river and trail, flat and fast route to King Street dining, shopping.
Behind the private gates off cobblestoned Princess Street, awaits a spectacular oasis in the heart of Old Town. Sited on one of Old Town's larger lots, this exceptional 5300 square foot residence offers unrivaled luxury and privacy. Originally built in 1821, the Federal style home has been painstakingly renovated and expanded while retaining its historic character. Some of the highlights include period moldings and millwork, elegant formal spaces with soaring ceilings and original detailing, renovated gourmet kitchen, light-filled family room off kitchen, stunning master bedroom with built-ins and custom dressing room, all season porch with mahogany windows and doors, mudroom with built-ins, formal dining room with hand painted Chinese panels. The exquisite grounds feature mature trees, lush landscaping, patio and custom limestone water fountain. The carriage house accommodates parking for three cars and includes a full apartment with bedroom, living area, kitchen, and spa-inspired bathroom with steam shower. Located within steps of shopping, dining, the waterfront and transit and just minutes from downtown DC, Amazon HQ 2, Reagan National, and the Pentagon. This is truly a rare opportunity. *Main house has 6 bedrooms, 4.5 bathrooms, Carriage house has separate bedroom, full bathroom, kitchen, and living room.*
Prominently located in Old Town North, Liberty Rows luxurious Manor House welcomes you with its sophisticated, architectural design and highly desirable historic charm. The impeccable workmanship in this spacious home is reflected throughout all three finished levels. On entrance you are greeted with gleaming hardwood flooring and decorative crown molding throughout. The lavish living room is accessorized with a beautiful crystal chandelier, three tray ceilings, a gas burning fireplace with an intricate mantel, surround and marble facing, and a set of French doors with lunettes that lead to an outdoor seating area. The stunning design of the gourmet kitchen is the entertainer's dream: Viking professional appliances including a six burner stove with cooling racks, large center island, two dishwashers, trash compactor, additional oven, microwave, and plenty of room for seating by the gas burning fireplace. The gracious dining room sets the mood with an elegant crystal chandelier, faux pearl painted ceiling, and distinctive window treatments. The light and bright sunroom boasts plantation shutters, a large bay window seat, and a magnificent mural making you feel as if you are sitting on the coast of Italy. Off the foyer, is a sweeping staircase that leads to an expansive area including a huge master suite that includes a coffered ceiling, custom cabinets with granite counter tops, mini refrigerator, custom shades, and large walk in closet. The master bath is a decorators dream with double vanities with custom sinks, a double size jetted tub, and a separate shower. There are three additional bedrooms and two bathrooms, one shared and one private. All bedrooms have custom window treatments and closet organizers. The shared bath has a marble countertop, marble walls and floors, two sconces, chandelier, and a clawfoot tub. The blue bedroom has a private bath with granite countertops, ceramic tile on the walls and floor, and brass fixtures. There is white oak flooring throughout the upper level. Nowhere are the exquisite interiors more evident than on the lower level. An expansive entertainment area features a fully equipped wet bar with U-Line appliances including a mini fridge, ice maker, and wine cooler. There is a large seating area, carpeted media room with surround sound, Sony projector, and movie screen. For the oenophiles, an exclusive wine cellar that hold in excess of 1100 bottles with adjustable lighting. The lush design of gold-leaf finished cove ceiling and accent lighting give this room a truly European feel. The lower level also has one guest room, one bathroom, laundry room, a storage area, and access to the backyard. The grandeur of this home is apparent not only in the interior but also the exterior. Brick walkways wind through an established and lush garden area enjoyed from a cozy patio. The professionally landscaped area at the front of this home is welcoming and enhanced by a brick walkway and iron/brick gate that reflect the historic design of Old Town. For convenience and security there are built-in speakers, security system, fenced yard, Honeywell ~smart home~ thermostats, four HVAC units and one heat pump, an underground irrigation system, a 2-car garage, and a less than 4 mile commute to Reagan Washington National Airport. You are invited to come and enjoy the exceptional elegance of this home! Sony Projector, screen and sound equipment- As Is Condition
Last Delaney Home! Perfectly situated along the Old Town waterfront, Robinson Landing will feature new townhomes and condominiums, shopping, dining, a revitalized pier, new public promenade & more. Residents will enjoy luxury amenities including state-of-the-art fitness center & yoga studio, all just steps from the Potomac riverfront.
Fantastic top to bottom high-end renovation of a very special detached home in the historic SE quadrant of Old Town. All new everything in 2017. Top notch finishes with lots of attention to detail. Five fireplaces (four gas). Five bedrooms and designed to add another on the top floor, if needed, for a total of six bedrooms. Off street parking for two (with potential for more). Dual zone HVAC. Miele Appliances. Master Suite w Walk-in Closet, Master Bath w Fireplace, Double Vanities, Soaking Tub and Separate Shower. Bedroom level laundry. Charleston-style upper porch. Lower level has separate entrance, legal bedroom, fireplace and full bath. Lots of storage space.Electric car charger. Spacious Garden area that is plumbed for future outdoor kitchen and fire pit. Sprinkler system. A few blocks to the waterfront and King St. The list goes on and on... Agent/ owner.
FINAL BRYAN - END HOME! NEW ELEVATOR TOWNHOME IN OLD TOWN, ALEXANDRIA. This contemporary townhome features 2-Car Garage, 4 Bedrooms, 4 Full and 1 half baths. Loft, perfect for entertaining, opens onto rooftop terrace complete with wetbar, natural gas line for grilling and TV cable. Perfectly situated along the Old Town waterfront, Robinson Landing will feature new townhomes and condominiums, dining, a revitalized pier, new public promenade, and much more.
Circa 1750, this 4/5 BR flounder house on a double lot offers 5 wood-burning fireplaces, spacious rooms for entertaining, original pine floors and moldings, 2 staircases, and a sunny eat-in kitchen. A second-story Charleston-like porch overlooks the lush garden. 3 off street parking spaces.
The townhomes at Robinson Landing are now over 75% sold out. This to be built Carlyle home will be ready for early 2020 move in. 4-level elevator townhome with rooftop terrace, loft, Snaidaro cabinets, Thermador/Bosch appliances.
Welcome to 116 Prince St (Circa 1770) This stunning Federal brick townhouse located on famed "Captains Row" in the heart of Old Town has a storied history and has recently undergone a thoughtful renovation. The recent updates maintain the historic character of the home with its original 250 year old heart pine plank flooring and moldings and builds on the European heritage with a Boffi kitchen, Porcelanosa baths and crystal chandelier lighting. There are 5 bedrooms with 3.5 baths and 3 fireplaces in over 4,300 finished SF. The kitchen opens to a welcoming family room with a woodburning fireplace and French doors leading to a charming slate patio with a tiered, walled garden featuring an outdoor living room perfect for entertaining around the gas firepit and private spa. The owners level master suite has a large living room with a fireplace and private deck overlooking the garden. The top floor has been finished to provide a huge game room with windows to Old Town rooftops and the Potomac River. The lower level has been finished with higher ceilings, a spectacular Porcelanosa bath, and a private bar complete with a wine wall and a third fireplace. Just one block from King Street, Captains Row is one of 2 historic cobblestone streets in Old Town Alexandria. Fireplaces convey as is. Shown by appointment only. This is a York Group Listing.
Overlooking Windmill Hill Park on one of Old Town's most sought-after blocks, this 5-bedroom stunner offers unobstructed panoramic views of the Potomac River. Built in 1820, this historic home was meticulously renovated with improvements that incorporate modern amenities while preserving its original charm. Original floors, interior trim, and windows have all been carefully restored to original conditions rarely found in historic homes. Top quality Farrow and Ball paint has been applied inside and out. An expanded kitchen boasts premium appliances, Italian Carrara marble, and radiant heated floors. Carefully hidden to preserve the home's architectural integrity, six independent climate zones were added throughout to provide efficient comfort. A centrally located wood-burning fireplace in the dining room delivers natural heat and aesthetic appeal. Exposed historic brick, radiant heated floors, high ceilings, windows and a graduated exit stairwell will make this basement one of the most unique features of this home. With custom cabinetry and built-ins throughout, the overall layout is both cozy and convenient, incorporating plenty of storage such as his/her master bedroom closets and an attic for storage.
This gracious semi-detached Federal style brick row home was built in the late 1700s and was the home of Robert E. Lee's father General "Light Horse Harry" Henry Lee in the early 1800s--who was the ninth Governor of Virginia and famous for delivering President George Washington's eulogy. The home is zoned RM which allows for a myriad of residential/commercial uses. There are currently seven bedrooms, four full and one half baths, three kitchens, three laundry closets and seven fireplaces. A pebble driveway leads to ample parking in the rear of the home as well as a side garden adorned with fruit trees and grass lawn. Centrally located in the heart of Old Town's historic district on Cameron nearest to cross street N Washington--a direct commuting route into Washington, DC, Reagan National, the Pentagon and new Amazon HQ2. Numerous recent upgrades include a newer roof, HVAC as well as updated baths and kitchens. Perfect for a residence/office combination or conversion back to a fabulous 4,200+ sq ft single family residence.
218 South Royal Street enjoys a storied provenance and prime location right in the heart of Old Town. Built in 1800, by Reuben Johnston, who built 214, 216 and 218 South Royal, the charming brick home sits on one of Alexandria~s original town lots, 1 1/2 blocks off King Street, a commercial street since the 1800's.218 is the largest of the 3 houses and the only one that~s semi-detached, now with parking on the south side. It is also one of the first thousand houses in Alexandria with running water! Back in the day, a stable was situated behind 218 and 216. Horses walked down the path between 218 and 220 (now a side garden/inner courtyard for 218 plus off-street parking) to access the stable in the rear.One of the early owners of 218, circa 1844, was William Wallace Adam, a silversmith. With its rectangular shape and 2 stories, the house exemplifies the Federal style of the 1820-1830's, but its dentil cornice along the roof line and transom ornamentation above the entry door are reflective of the Georgian period of architecture. Lovely flower boxes line the windows, graced by classic shutters. Many original details of this gem include an original front staircase, original floors throughout, original solid 6-panel entry doors and casings in the living and dining room,plus 2 original fireplace mantles in both rooms supported by reeded pilasters. Old meets new in the recently renovated eat-in kitchen with wood cabinetry, a furniture island, copper sink, and bow window facing the inner courtyard with fountain. Adjoining is a sunny family room with built-in wood cabinets flanking the raised fireplace, and a full bath. A small light-filled room with skylights and 3 windows beyond the family room, perfect as an office,overlooks the pool and plantings. Upstairs await 4 spacious bedrooms and 3 full baths. The master suite has a fireplace,window seat, his and her bathrooms, and separate newer private staircase to the first floor. Storage is very extensive for a historic home. Outdoors is delightful, with an L-shaped in-ground pool area with mature plantings, brick patio, and outdoor kitchen with natural gas line and a refrigerator for entertaining. Fireplaces convey as is.
OPEN SUNDAY 2-4. Historic semi-detached 2.5 story clapboard house built in 1852. An unusual feature: lovely hallway 28 feet long and is floored with pine boards cut to exact length and laid without joints. Double parlor with built in bookcases, formal dining room, country kitchen, five bedrooms, six fireplaces, secluded rear garden. Wrought iron gate leads to award winning private parking cars.
This exquisite estate abounds with details and sits on a very private 20,000 square foot lot that provides the look and feel of more than an acre because of the open land, mature trees, and multimillion-dollar properties that surround it. The unusually serene property offers the best of both worlds - it is a haven for wildlife, birds, and quiet views while being easily walkable to a multitude of shops, eateries, and both public and private schools. No expense was spared in these magnificent 6,520 square feet, from the handmade custom millwork to the top-of-the-line appliances and high-end features. Countless details were included to make your life easier, including the spacious separate mudroom with school and sports gear storage, a walk-in pantry to easily fit your oversized serving ware and Costco purchases, as well as a two car garage. Relax and escape to the luxurious master retreat at the end of the day, enjoying picturesque views from every window, or sit on the wrap around porch while enjoying a cup of tea. This home offers easy living, boasting various spaces for adults, teens, and children to all gather while enjoying any desired privacy. The two large spare lower level rooms coupled with a rare finished fourth floor offer endless options for a guest suite, home theater, wine cellar and tasting room, workout room, private office, art studio, or indoor sports court (and the local builder is happy to discuss options to incorporate further customizations). Living in the desirable College Park neighborhood with year-round activities and events, you will quickly come to love this close-knit community so close to Old Town Alexandria. To top it all off, the price per square foot on this 2017 new construction home beats out other area builders by a wide margin - so you can rest easy knowing you simply will not find a better value in this historic City.
Welcome to this gorgeous, renovated from head to toe, end unit town home in the heart of Old Town Alexandria! There has not been a surface untouched or detail missed in this over 3000 sq. ft., five bedroom, four and a half bathroom home. Every bedroom is connected through a private entrance to a full bathroom. You cannot miss coming to check out one of the most expansive, and private, rooftop decks in the city. The top of the line kitchen includes Jenn Air and premium KitchenAid appliances, double wall oven where the top oven doubles as both a convection oven and microwave, cook top is induction, commercial grade refrigerator, cabinets are solid wood construction, and the counters are high end, natural stone, quartzite. There is also a walk in pantry, separate wine refrigerator, dishwasher, and added wine storage. Your kitchen leads to a beautifully landscaped back yard and patio. At least two off street parking spaces makes coming home, or hosting guests, a breeze. Only a block from King Street, four blocks to the King Street metro, six blocks from the GW Parkway, and less than four miles to Ronald Reagan Washington National Airport make commuting in any direction an ease. And do not forget you can enjoy the boutiques and dining around Old Town in mere moments from leaving your front door. Other features include: separate laundry room on the bedroom level with folding table, LED energy efficient recessed lighting, all new double hung windows, new rubber roof, new 200 amp circuit electric panel, wall to wall refinished hardwood flooring on every level, underground wiring prepared for Fios high-speed internet, alarm system wiring in place, and coax and ethernet wiring.
Townhome rarely available in Liberty Row, that is a distinctive community of luxury condominium homes located in Historic Old Town Alexandria. There is no more perfect place to call home. This home is a charming blend of progress and tradition. Elegant, four-story brick facade in the style of classic historic town homes and is surrounded by graceful landscaped grounds. This home is graciously appointed with rich wood flooring and distinctive moldings. New, August this year, gourmet kitchen with beautiful new custom cabinets, new quartz counters, new stainless steel appliances and new wood flooring. Master bath complete with new floors, shower, Quartz counter tops, rain shower, body sprays, travertine floors and new lighting. All baths sumptuously appointed. You will enjoy a distinguished way of living only steps away from everything that Old Town and metropolitan Washington have to offer. Just a short walk to Old Town shops, restaurants and galleries. It is convenient to Metro, I-95, Route 50, and both Reagan National and Dulles International Airports, Mount Vernon, C&O canal bike trails and very convenient to Arlington, Pentagon and Amazon's New Headquarters. It is approximately four blocks to the Potomac River and across the street from great shopping.